Reporting Wildfires and Forest Fires
The Forests, Fish and Wildlife Division offices are still closed and paper permits will not be issued at this time.
Call 911 to Report a Wildfire on PEI
To report a wildfire, forest fire or grass fire emergency, call 911 and include the following information:
- Community name where the fire is occurring
- Route number and/or road name
- Civic number of the property where the fire is occurring or a civic number near the fire location
- Your name and phone number
You can obtain a burning permit free of charge at any Forests, Fish and Wildlife office from Monday to Friday during regular working hours but you must sign the permit to acknowledge that you understand and agree to abide by the applicable rules and regulations.
As well, please call the office before you go to ensure that an authorized staff member is on hand.